Rivers from Around the World

A collection of rivers from around the world.

Evergreen trees and a touch of low cloud over Capilano River in North Vancouver, Canada. Evergreen trees and a touch of low cloud over Capilano River in North Vancouver, CanadaThe snaky Horseshoe Bend in Utah, USA. Horseshoe Bend in Utah, USA Rafting the turquoise waters of Agua Clara in Mexico. Rafting the turquoise waters of Agua Clara in MexicoA view of the river below from the condor park called the Quebrada del Condorito, a National Park near Cordoba in Argentina. I wrote a post on Argentinean birds for my six-year-old niece which includes this 22 km walk.A view of the river below from the condor park called the Quebrada del Condorito, a National Park near Cordoba in ArgentinaThe Roman bridge and cross over the river at Canga de Onis in Northern Spain. The Roman bridge and cross over the river at Canga de Onis in Northern SpainThe view of the river and town from ruins of the Chateau Gaillard in France. The view of the river and town from Chateau Gaillard ruins in FranceSculling on the river Meuse in Dinant, Belgium. Sculling on the river Meuse in Dinant, BelgiumGoing on a river cruise down the Meuse River in Maastricht, Holland. going down the river in MaastrichtThe Nyhavn River runs through a park in Copenhagen, Denmark. 
The Nyhavn River runs through a park in Copenhagen, DenmarkA church on the river at Trollhaettan in Sweden. Within walking distance is a series of locks. The church at Trollhaettan, SwedenKids learning to face their fears by swimming under a small set of falls in a river in Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales. Kids learning to face their fears at the falls in Brecon Beacons National Park, WalesA walk along a river past Ladybower in the Peaks District of England. Hiking along a river past Ladybower in the Peaks district of EnglandAngled rocks differentiate the river in Sneem, Ireland. Angled rocks differentiate the river in Sneam, IrelandBoats sailing past a temple on the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, Thailand.  Boats on the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, ThailandThe shallow Nam Song river with a walking bridge and lots of vehicles in Vang Vieng, Laos. The shallow Nam Song river in Vang Vieng with a bridge and lots of vehicles in Laos Boat races at the festival on the Tonle Sap River in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Boat races at the festival on the Tonle Sap River in Phnom Penh, CambodiaGolden temple on the edge of the Irrawaddy River catching the sun in Bagan, Myanmar.Golden temple on the edge of the Irrawaddy River catching the sunset in Bagan, MyanmarThe Mekong River, over 4000 km long, runs from China near Tibet through multiple countries until it drains into the South China Sea south of Saigon. The Mekong Delta of Vietnam has hundreds of tributaries and is packed with farms and people living both along the river and on it.  Wooden Boats on the Mekong RiverOn our jungle trek in the Cameron Highlands of Malaysia, searching for a giant Rafflesia, torrential rains had turned everything into rivers of red mud. river of mudMore of the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge: A River Runs Through It.

14 responses to “Rivers from Around the World

  1. I really enjoy this river series. Great photos! Thank you for taking us to enjoy these beautiful river around the world.

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